WELCOME TO THE SOUTHWEST CHEMICAL ASSOCIATION

Purpose and Benefits


The purpose of the Southwest Chemical Association is to serve as a professional organization, represented by its membership, to award scholarships to selected Chemical Engineering students.
Benefits of membership include developing and maintaining professional relationships in the petrochemical industry and continuing education through our various member events.


Companies Represented by our Members


The Southwest Chemical Association has over 500 individual members representing the following companies.....

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Upcoming Events

SWCA Luncheon   -   CLICK HERE TO REGISTER
Thursday, January 15, 2015
La Colombe d'Or
IHS Speaking with an ENERGY UPDATE



SWCA Luncheon
Thursday, February 12, 2015
La Colombe d'Or
IHS Speaking on PETROCHEMICALS


Past Luncheon Presentations


PetroChem Wire and NYMEX PowerPoint Presentation
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Kathy Hall of PetroChem Wire and Dan Brusstar of NYMEX.

Energy Market Outlook - Any Upside to the Downturn? by Stephen Jones
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Stephen Jones of Pervin and Gertz Inc.

Hydromass and Biomass - Plugging in to our Future by Gary Adams and Tim Hopper
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Gary Adams and Tim Hopper.

Doing business with China
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Austin Zhao.

Leveraging a Fractured Future ... With a Global Perspective
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Gary K. Adams, Chief Advisor - IHS Chemicals.

Impact of the Changing U.S. Energy Market
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Ronald Gist.

IHS Chemical Industry Overview
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Dave Witte.

Port of Houston Authority, Trade Development Division
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Will Whitehouse.

Economic & Motor Carrier Industry Trends
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Bob Costello.

The Port of Houston: What does the future hold?
Click here to view the presentation delivered by Ty C. Reasonover.